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Have you tried making string art?
Make your own geometric string art for your home, just for fun with these simple designs!
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What are you getting Dad for Father's Day? #fathersdaygifts  #fathersday 
Father's Day is coming up. I'm stumped for good Father's Day gift ideas as usual. I've done all of the stereotypical gifts for Dads. Grilling gifts? Check; Golf and sports team gifts? Check. Pity doodads, ties, and cuff links Dad doesn't have much if any use for? Check, check, and double check!
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We kept an Aldi Quarter in the car console!
The 5 truths you learn when you become a regular ALDI shopper
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As the number of connected devices -- aka the Internet of Things, aka the sensornet -- proliferates so too does the number of devices leaning on voice..
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Kick up your Thanksgiving with my super simple, spiced cranberry sauce recipe! 
I grew up eating Thanksgiving cranberry sauce from a can. I figured cranberry sauce must be hard to make and that's why so many people buy the canned stuff. Nope. I learned just how easy it is to make cranberry sauce the year Husband and I threw a Thanksgiving dinner for some international grad ...
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Trick or Treat ......and does this come in organic? LOL

Happy Halloween for those of you who celebrate this day.

#halloween2014 #trickortreat #halloween #fridayhumor  
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Need storage space in a small room? How about above the door?
Recycled Fence Over the Door Shelf - I turned an old wood fence I found by the side of the road into a storage shelf for my tiny bathroom. I hung it in the only…
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Unfortunately, I couldn't find a grill cover that was not made of vinyl. As a green gal I'm not thrilled with vinyl to put it nicely. And if I had to go with not environmentally friendly vinyl as a last resort I want one that is sturdy and last forever so I don't have to replace it because the ...
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I didn't flatten the caps but you could if you want to. I have some with dents too. Most of the time, instead of poping the top off the bottle with the bottle opener, I rotate the bottle and slightly pull up with the bottle opener until the cap comes off without a dent.
I have a large bottle cap collection and it's all my Husband's fault. Shortly after we bought our condo and were enjoying our traditional TGIF bottle of craft beer he put the empty bottle into the recycling, looked at the cap and said, “It's a shame we have to toss the cap.
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I got a screaming deal on a long sleeve workout shirt to during warmups in my ballet class. Yay winter clearance! 
Most of my grocery shopping savings doesn't come from using coupons. I save more money on food because I shop according to the seasonal store sales. From high end heath food stores to low end conventional grocery stores, you can keep your family rolling in fresh fruit and vegetables for less ...
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Clever! Less messy than using real rusted metal too.
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Excellent point Lisa! Thanks!

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Hey +Vivienne Wagner I think you have this one already down.
 
Happy Halloween! Enjoy all the pumpkins tonight & then consider these 5 ways to recycle them for wildlife: http://bit.ly/10FaWIc
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Writer, blogger, and instructional designer
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Writer, Decorator, DIYer, Green Gal, Foodie, and Dog Mom. People Say I'm Funny.
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Freelance writer. Also a DIY blogger and power tool wielding diva at Condo Blues http://condoblues.com, speaker, green gal, dog mom, crafter, &  Lazy Budget Chef http://lazybudgetchef.com. Creates money saving tips and projects. People say I'm funny.
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I have appeared in This Old House Magazine twice, a series of interviews with The Weather Channel, MSN Smart Money, and on 10TV News among others
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I hypenate. I bet you can figure out my maiden name if you try real hard.